The original music of Ayreheart reflects elements of many kinds of music: Folk, Celtic, Bluegrass, Classical, Jazz and others. Ronn McFarlane (lute), Brian Kay (vocals, lute, guitar & komuz), Willard Morris (bass, violin, mandolin & colascione) and Mattias Rucht (percussion) blend the old and new to create Ayreheart’s collective voice. This performance will consist of an eclectic mix of Renaissance-inspired Folk and Acoustic Rock originals, as well as some old traditional tunes.
Molly Tuttle is making a name for herself in the acoustic music scene as a virtuoso multi-instrumentalist and award winning songwriter with a distinctive voice. John Mailander is an acclaimed multi-instrumentalist known for his soulful voice on the fiddle, mandolin and various other stringed instruments.
Critically acclaimed, award winning vocalist, guitarist and composer, Woody Russell, often draws comparisons to singer-songwriter Van Morrison. A contemporary troubadour with one foot in the jazz and blues tradition and the other planted firmly in defiance of any genre categorization. He’s released a body of recorded work that spans from the folk-rock infused songwriter fare of his first album to the more recent blues/soul release and his latest recording.
Channeling the momentum of a few momentous years, founding ponies Andi Carder (lead vocals, banjo) and Clayton Chaney (lead vocals, bass) weave story and song with the same charm, pathos, and boldness that brought them from Texas and Arkansas to California.
“Dashing singer-songwriter David Berkeley delivers his warm, thoughtful songs, along with a reliably hilarious line in onstage banter.” – Time Out New York “If you’re into literate soulful singer songwriters, David Berkeley is the Gabriel García Márquez of beautiful-voiced troubadours.” – KRUU
Quiles & Cloud are an award-winning modern acoustic roots duo based in San Francisco, CA. Maria Quiles & Rory Cloud started the project in 2011 and found an instant blend together that was too good for either of them to ignore. In July 2012, Maria and Rory released their first studio album, Long Time Coming (produced by Grammy-winning engineer Steve Horowitz), and have since been writing, recording and touring constantly all across the United States. Winners of the 2014 Fresh Grass Duo Award
“Natalia’s voice could send an orchid into bloom while her guitar playing can open a beer bottle with its teeth.” New Yorker. The daughter of classical musicians, Natalia found her sound in other strings those on slide guitar, lap steel, dobro. Harlem’s Caleb Hawley is an American soul singer, songwriter and performer.
Mouths of Babes is Ty Greenstein (Girlyman) and Ingrid Elizabeth (Coyote Grace). This concert is part of the Voices United series that benefit Americans United for Separation of Church & State, which represents members and supporters in all 50 states and the District of Columbia.
Seth Glier’s music was described in Elmore Magazine as “Folk lyrics with a pop feel, philosophical musings with a backbeat and grown-up love songs delivered in Glier’s youthful tenor hold our attention.” Lea was raised in Washington DC and her music is influenced by the emotion, energy and earnestness of the Gospel harmonies that she heard growing up.
For over 20 years, Slam Allen has been entertaining audiences with his unique blend of soul and blues. Playing the famous Chitlin’ Circuit as well as performing around the world, Allen’s music and enthusiasm has been shared with thousands of people. For the past eight years he has played an important role, as the lead singer and guitarist, in the legendary James Cotton Band.
The unique sound of Run Boy Run is rooted in the traditional music of the Appalachian South, continuing a sense of innovation in traditional American music put forth by bands such as Nickel Creek, Crooked Still, and The Wailin’ Jennys. Run Boy Run continues this journey into music that is dynamic, orchestral, and brimming with beauty. Three strong female voices weave a tapestry of sound, and the award-winning fiddlers cut a path for a tightly formed rhythmic front. Singer / Songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Annika (age 17) has written scores of songs and performed extensively throughout the greater New York metropolitan region.
Consisting of acoustic guitar, upright bass, mandolin, and fiddle, Justin Trawick and The Common Good are often compared to David Gray, Tallest Man On Earth, G. Love and Special Sauce, and Old Crow Medicine Show. They offer a blend of interpreted cover songs and catchy memorable originals.
The Dulles Food and Shops has partnered with the Fairfax SkillSource Center Reston to host a job fair for the new stores and restaurants opening at Washington Dulles International Airport in the coming months.
The event will be held on Friday, August 14th from 10:30am-2:00pm at:
Fairfax SkillSource Center Reston
11484 Washington Plaza West Suite 110
Reston, VA 20190
Registration is required to attend this Information Session. Please call (703) 787-4974 to sign up; TTY 711
Wilson Ramos, DJ Skribble, Mad Rose Tavern and Push Media along with many other companies and our media partner Telemundo who care about animal welfare present Player and Pets BLACKOUT Edition.
On August 6th, we present our “BLACKOUT” edition, where everyone is encouraged to wear all black. Come see local media personalities and athletes walking their own animals as well as ones up for adoption from local rescue organizations in a “BLACKOUT” fashion show, where everything is all black. You are encouraged to wear all black too. So whether you wear all black in the form of black colored polo, black shorts and black flip flops, it must be all black. Black summer dresses, black jeans and top, well you get the idea. Its fun and laid back and all for the animals. Note if you wear shorts and flip flops, it must be all black.
Some of those committed to walk animals up for adoption include as follows.
Wilson Ramos- Catcher Washington Nationals
Craig Stammen- Pitcher Washington Nationals
Valeria Barriga- Weather and Entertainment Reporter- Telemundo D.C
Kristyn Caddell- Emmy Nominated and Investigative Reporter- Co-Founder Reporters on the Run
Jamie Sullivan- Traffic and News Karin Johnson-Reporter- WJLA 7 and News Channel 8
Allyson Rae- Weather Reporter WUSA 9
Autria Godfrey- WJLA 7 Morning News Anchor
Anita Brikman- Senior V.P of Communications National Health National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
Kevin Shafer- Sports Reporter WJFK 106.7 and News Channel 8 and FOX 5
Brittany Athey- 2015 Miss Virginia United States and Actress
Players and Pets allows you to attend a high profile party with a runway fashion show that is all about the animals to benefit animal welfare and awareness. Nationwide events are held with a portion of proceeds supporting local and national animal charities.
Along with many local celebrities participating and walking animals to help find new homes for many animals.
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Sponsorship and volunteer opportunities are available. Feel free to email us at info at madrosetavern dot com.
Ticket sales will open shortly.
Bottle service tables will be available with RSVP and other requirements.
The City of Falls Church Recreation and Parks Department and Winn Design + Build present the 12th Annual Sunset Cinema in the Park. This summer, the free screenings of family-friendly movies will be held on August 14, 21, and 28 beginning at 8:15 p.m. in Cherry Hill Park (312 Park Ave.) Snacks and beverages will be available for purchase.
August 14: Paddington (2014, PG)
August 21: Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (2014, PG)
August 21 (Double-Feature starts at 10pm): Ghostbusters (1984. PG)
August 28: Jurassic Park (1993, PG-13)